Çalış, also known as "Çalış Beach" is situated at the west entrance of Fethiye. It is 7 km from Fethiye city center. Çalış is one of the most popular tourist area of Fethiye. With its 4 km long sandy beach, Çalış gets more visitors each year.
Beach side is full of nice restaurants, pubs, bars and hotels. The small street with local shops becomes colorful in summer nights.
Çalış beach is known as the best place to watch the sunset. The view from beach is fascinating during sunset over islands. It has its own atmosphere. Beside regular minibuses which goes to Fethiye center, there are Water Taxis which is a small motor boat goes to Fethiye center.
There is a small natural park full of different birds called "bird heaven". And the most important and significant action in Calis beach is the giant, friendly turtles, Carretta Carretta turtles. Calis beach is one of their nesting beach. Every year they come to Calis beach and leave their eggs into the sandy beach. In the right date you may have chance to see the cabs or the parents on the beach.
Çalış is also known with the wind surfing. Area has a nice breeze which keeps you cool in hot summer days and nights. That breeze also makes the area one of the popular windsurfing and kiting place. There is a school for windsurfing and kiting to make your holiday more colorful.